Visit our Matera destination hub for day by day itineraries, top things to do in Matera and more!

Craco is a ghost town and comune in the province of Matera, in the southern Italian region of Basilicata. It was abandoned towards the end of the 20th century due to natural disasters. The abandonment has made Craco a tourist attraction and a popular filming location. In 2010, Craco was included in the watch list of the World Monuments Fund. Wikipedia


Things To Do (1)

Tour of Craco, the ghost town, with transfer

Craco, Matera

Are you looking for ghost towns? Basilicata is the region for you! Trust us for a guided tour in the ancient city of Craco, the most famous Lucanian ghost town; immerse yourself in the evocative Calanchi! Depart from Matera with a private minivan for this incredible tour !!

Free Cancellation
Covid Safety Measures
from 91
Buy Now

Travel Videos (20)

10 Things to do in Matera, Italy Travel Guide

Join us as we visit Matera, Italy in this travel guide covering top attractions, things to do and food worth eating in "la Città ...

February 25, 2018

Best Things to do in Matera Italy Travel Guide

Heading to Matera, Basilicata in Italy? We have a video on what to do in the Matera, Italy? If you are planning a holiday in Matera, ...

June 19, 2019

Things to do in Matera - Italy's ancient cave city

Matera is a historic city in the southern Italian region of Basilicata. This video highlights things to do in Matera. Read more: ...

March 19, 2019

"MATERA" Top 43 Tourist Places | Matera Tourism | ITALY

Matera (Things to do - Places to Visit) - MATERA Top Tourist Places City in Italy Matera is a city on a rocky outcrop in the region of ...

November 18, 2019

MATERA ITALY: Discovering Italy's Magical Cave City | Sassi di Matera + Il Belvedere

Hey guys! Taking a brief detour from Switzerland to ITALY! We're in Matera in southern Italy in the province of Basilicata - come ...

September 24, 2021


follow Amalie's Instagram @amaliejamil ⬅ follow Joen's Instagram @stayclassydk ⬅ ⤵ READ FULL DESCRIPTION ...

July 30, 2018

Magical Matera - A 5-hour Visit Walking & Eating Guide

Visit Matera once before you die. This magical town carved in stone in southern Italy offers a feast for your eyes. Hike the paths ...

August 13, 2021

Matera | Italy | Travel Guide

My name is Gabe and on this channel i'm showing you where to travel 2022 and how can you solo travel with a drone in Matera ...

April 18, 2022

Matera, Italy! Should you visit?

Hey everyone, check out our short video on Matera! We give a couple reasons on why you should visit the city and some scenery ...

July 3, 2022

Matera, Italy Walking Tour [4K | 60fps]

WALKING IN MATERA, ITALY: Walk down the ancient streets of Matera, recently voted the European Capital of Culture for 2019.

December 7, 2019

What Bloggers Are Saying (8)